Hidden Camera Found In Airbnb RentalIt is the ultimate invasion of privacy. A couple who rented an Airbnb in Orange County say they found a hidden camera inside of a smoke alarm.
Ninth Circuit Upholds Santa Monica's Right To Regulate Home SharingThe two home-sharing behemoths had sued, claiming the seaside city’s “Home-Sharing Ordinance” violated the Communications Decency Act – since the legislation would require them to monitor and remove third-party content -- and the First Amendment.
LA Gives Final Approval To Airbnb RegulationsIt limits homeowners from renting out their rooms and full homes to 120 days per year.
LA Top Destination For US Seniors Booking On AirbnbA new Airbnb report finds that L.A. is the top destination for American senior citizens booking rooms with the rental company.
Shots Fired At Studio City Airbnb Home Used For Parties, Music VideosAt least half a dozen LAPD squad cars are on the scene of Dona Evita Drive in Studio City, where neighbors reported hearing between four and eight gunshots at about 3:50 a.m.
Possible Crackdown On Airbnb Rentals Have Some Worried About Making Ends MeetThe new restrictions would include limiting the number of days most people can rent their places to 120 days a year.
Rialto Police Release Body Camera Video Of Controversial Confrontation With Black FilmmakersThree of the four people leaving the Airbnb were black, but police say it wasn't their race that raised suspicions of the neighbor.
Black Filmmakers Swarmed By Police After Checking Out Of Airbnb Say They Were Racially ProfiledPolice say a neighbor identified a group of people taking suitcases from the home and loading them into a car.
LA Committee Approves Proposed Ordinance That Would Cap Airbnb Rentals At 120 DaysAfter crafting the rules for more than two years, the Planning and Land Use Management Committee approved a proposal that would limit rentals from Airbnb and other companies to 120 days a year.
Fraternity Trashes Airbnb Home In WestminsterA local man thought he was renting his house to tourists, instead he says local fraternity brothers showed up, hazed the pledges and trashed his home. Stacey Butler reports.
Investigation Finds Airbnb Hosts With Felony Records Despite Company Requiring Background ChecksCBS2's David Goldstein found people convicted of serious crimes such as drug dealing and kidnapping offering rooms for rent even though the company claims to check criminal records.
LA City Council Considers Limiting Rental Days For Airbnb HostsA proposed ordinance would limit the number of rental days per host to 180 days a year. It would also put an outright ban on homeowners using second homes for short-term rentals.
Pasadena Looking To Take Some Of The Air Out Of AirbnbThe city council is taking up a plan that would put some caps on these types of rentals.
Airbnb Host Who Canceled Reservation Of Asian Guest Fined $5KAn Airbnb host who made a racial remark after cancelling a reservation has been ordered to pay a $5,000 fine and attend a college course in Asian American studies.
City Of L.A. Considers New Rules On Short-Term RentalsPeople packed a room City Hall Tuesday to explain why they are for or against new restrictions on short-term rentals.